Party affiliation: Republican
Associate Madsen & Friese, Chicago, 1965-1967. Attorney Stewart-Warner Corporation, 1965-1970, senior attorney, 1970-1978, secretary, chief legal officer, 1978-1981, secretary, general counsel, 1981-1983, vice president, secretary, general counsel, 1983-1988. Secretary, general counsel Sandoz Corporation, Des Plaines, Illinois, 1989-1998.
Vice president, general counsel, secretary Valent United States of America Corporation, Walnut Creek, California, since 1998. Member Great Lakes Commission, 1975-1978. Member international trade and port promotional advisory committee State of Illinois, 1975-1978.
Board directors, vice president, counsel Easter Seal Society of Metropolitan Chicago Inc., 1983-1987. Member American Bar Association, American Society Corporation Secretaries, American Association Corporation Counsel, Chicago Bar Association, National Agricultural Chemical Association (vice chairman law committee 1993, chairman law committee 1995-1996), Chicago Yacht Club (board directors 1987, vice commodore 1992, commodore 1995-1996, board directors since 1995), Mackinaw Island Yacht Club, Judd Gold Adaptive Sailing Foundation (director, since 1990), Economic Club Chicago.